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A Song Of Yorkshire / Mccann, Sellers Engineering Band


Release Date: 01/01/1970 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 4515   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gordon LangfordGeorge Frideric HandelIvor NovelloGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Simon LindleyDanny BullettGerard BentallKevin Carville,   ... 
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering BandHonley Male Voice ChoirLeeds Parish Church Boys' Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Paul's Hall, Huddersfield Polytechnic 3-5 July 1992 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ben Connellan Richard Smoker (assistant) Recorded in: St Paul's Hall, Huddersfield Polytechnic 3-5 July 1992 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ben Connellan Richard Smoker (assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Song of Yorkshire by Gordon Langford
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 6 Minutes 0 Secs. 
2.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: Sound an alarm! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Graham 
3.
Crest of the Wave: Rose of England by Ivor Novello
Performer:  Simon Lindley (Organ)
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Michael Kenyon 
4.
Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Graham 
5.
Onward! Christian Soldiers by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Richard Phillips 
6.
The Lost Chord by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Simon Lindley (Organ)
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Richard Phillips 
7.
Yorkshire Songs (3) by Traditional
Performer:  Danny Bullett (), Gerard Bentall ()
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Written: England 
Length: 5 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
8.
Libertine, Z 600: Nymphs and shepherds, come away by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Leeds Parish Church Boys' Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1692; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
9.
Tannhäuser: Beglückt darf nun dich "Pilgrims' Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Leeds Parish Church Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Michael Kenyon 
10.
Pirates of Penzance: Excerpt(s) by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Kevin Carville (), Norman Mellor (), Brian Winterbottom ()
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Length: 9 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
11.
Songs (6), Op. 34: no 2, Auf Flügeln des Gesanges by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Leeds Parish Church Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Goff Richards 
12.
Bless this house by May Brahe
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
13.
Battle Hymn of the Republic by William Steffe
Performer:  Simon Lindley (Organ)
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Leeds Parish Church Boys' Choir,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Graham 
14.
Hänsel und Gretel: Brüderchen, komm, tanz' mit mir by Engelbert Humperdinck
Performer:  Samuel Parker (), Thomas Hamilton ()
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Leeds Parish Church Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
15.
Amazing grace by John Newton
Performer:  Simon Lindley (Organ)
Conductor:  Phillip McCann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sellers Engineering Band,  Leeds Parish Church Boys' Choir,  Honley Male Voice Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1799 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Goff Richards 

Sound Samples

A Song of Yorkshire
Hansel und Gretel: Hansel and Gretel: Children Dance (arr. for boys' choir and brass band)
Amazing Grace (arr. for boys' and male choir, organ and brass band)
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63 (arr. for male choir and brass band): Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63, Act 2: Aria & Chorus: Sound An Alarm! (arr. for male choir and brass band)
Crest of the Wave (arr. for boys' choir and brass band): Crest of the Wave: Rose of England (arr. for boys' choir and brass band)
Nabucco: Part III: Va, pensiero, "Chorus of Hebrew Slaves"
Onward, Christian soldiers (arr. for male choir and brass band)
The Lost Chord (arr. for male choir, organ and brass band)
3 Yorkshire Songs
The Libertine, Z. 60 (arr. for boys' choir and brass quintet): The Libertine, Z. 600: Nymphs and shepherds (arr. for boys' choir and brass quintet)
Tannhauser: Act III: Begluckt darf nun dich, "Pilgrims' Chorus"
The Pirates of Penzance (arr. for male choir and brass band): The Pirates of Penzance (excerpts) (arr. for male choir and brass band)
Hear my prayer: O For the Wings of a Dove
Bless This House: Bless this house
Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. for boys' choir, organ and brass band)

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